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Growing Urban: Environmental Engagement Challenges Posed by Urbanization and Opportunities Offered by Garden Based Learning

Our Innate Need for Communion with Nature In 1984, biologist E.O. Wilson coined the term “biophilia.” According to Wilson, biophilia captures the idea that human beings, because of our evolutionary history so deeply interconnected with the nonhuman natural world, have an innate need to commune with nature.1 The concept of biophilia has been supported by […]